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The Private Eye Writers of America Presents: The Shamus Game by Various Essays and Term Papers

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The videogame industry has grown quite a bit since 'Pong' hit American homes back in 1975, leading America into the age of technology and gaming. Today wars are being raged on two sides of a growing debate: Are videogames corrupting today's youth…
as the fundamental reality. Since the beginning of man, transcendentalism has existed. Transcendentalism emerged at the very beginning of American literature and culture and continues on today. <Tab/>The first great American writer of the past, Emerson…
that knowledge can be fully derived from experience and observation; rather, truth resides in the spiritual world." In this essay, I hope to identify and explain the similarities and differences between the "optimistic" transcendentalists and the "darker" writers
, commissioning ships to prey upon cargo vessels coming to and from French colonial holdings in the Americas. Here began the American privateer heritage, and when the American Revolution began many of these same men viewed the opportunity to profit, and resumed…
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I believe the meaning of being a good writer, is to be able to think, use your imagination, thoughts and put them onto a piece of paper. For some to look and treat me as a writer, it shows that they understand that I have an open mind and use…
of being". I will show how the various aspects of nature are responsible for the overall shift of power and the events that lead to the tragic demise of King Lear. The tragedy of King Lear stems from Lear's decision to split the crown between his daughters…
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character onboard of ship, but he contributes largely to the death of Billy. He is the ears and eyes for Claggert. It would be impossible for Claggert to rule the ship crew with such intense fear without the help of Squeak. Squeak's actions are not only immoral…
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Writer’s Block “You’ll never think of anything,” was the thought that kept running through my head. How could this be when I have always been such a good writer? Well, it happened, so call the doctor because this was the worst case of writer’s block…
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Never look your defender in the eye. Some say basketball is an easy game, but if it were, everyone would be playing it. In the locker room I hear the murmuring of the girls talking about their day and the rustling of them getting their jerseys and shoes…
As a result of privatization in Russia, tens of thousands of state-owned enterprises - from small retail shops to major industrial enterprises - have been transformed into privately owned companies. Millions of Russian citizens became owners…
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